Mar 16, 2019

Buyer

  • FPSelectCareers
  • Atlanta , Georgia , United States
Full time Purchasing, Pricing, Procurement

Job Description

Atlanta , Georgia , United States

Purchase assigned materials with focus on delivery and cost parameters. Obtains costing and delivery information to support proposal activity. Resolves receiving rejection and accounting discrepancies in a timely manner. Communicates effectively with suppliers regarding delivery requirements. Maintains and reports material status or problems to supervision. Prepares documentation complaint with governmental or corporate policy at intermediate levels.

•  Source and place requisitions for price quality and delivery - responsible for maintaining valid and correct data base for delivery cost and quantity.
•  Utilizes good judgment in determining the best overall source selection and is successful in cost-saving efforts.
•  Manage accounts for purchase order status for others or own contacts.
•  Good working knowledge of components and generally understands military or customer specifications.
•  Handle basic quality issues and can communicate and discuss issues with the supplier.
•  May attend shortage meetings to submit input or informs supervision of anticipated problems.
•  Respond to staff and management requests for information or expediting.
•  Assist in training new Buyers Associate Buyer as and they progress through department levels. •  •  Perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. 
•  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Requirements:
- five years of related experience and/or training
- combination of education and experience.
- strong computer skills desirable. Proficiency in Excel Word and Access.
- Ability to handle dynamic environment and workload necessary.

•  EDUCATION: A Bachelors degree (BS) or equivalent from a four-year college or technical school

•  JOB DURATION: This job is full time

•  COMPENSATION RANGE: 0/yr

Occupations

Procurement, Supply Chain

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